What is Priadel?
Priadel contain the active ingredient lithium carbonate, which is a type of medicine known as a mood stabiliser
What is Priadel used for?
Treatment and prevention of mania or hypomania
As a 'mood stabiliser' to prevent episodes of depression
Treatment and prevention of recurrent depression
Aggressive or self-harming behaviour
How does Priadel work?
It is thought that it modifies the production and turnover of certain chemical compounds called neurotransmitters that are found in the brain.
What is to be avoided while consuming Priadel?
Avoid becoming overheated or dehydrated during exercise, in hot weather, or by not drinking enough fluids. Follow doctor's instructions about the type and amount of liquids to drink.
What happens in case of overdose?
Early signs of toxicity include: vomiting, diarrhea, drowsiness, muscle weakness, or loss of coordination.